Plot to recall Waititu as governor hatched

Plot to recall Waititu as governor hatched

The discovery of brazen corruption at the Kiambu county assembly appears to be the last nail on the coffin of the troubled governor Ferdinand Waititu who is a key pointman of William Ruto in the vote rich region. A cornered Waititu is a worried man. Weekly Citizen has information that...

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Elgeyo-Marakwet Governor joins Raila, Gideon Moi camp in Uhuru succession

Elgeyo-Marakwet Governor joins Raila, Gideon Moi camp in Uhuru succession

Elgeyo Marakwet governor Alex Tolgos has abandoned Deputy President William Ruto camp to that of Baringo Senator Gideon Moi in Kalenjin Politics. Sources say, Tolgos who does not get on well with DP Key allies among them David Kimsop, the Kerio Valley Development Authority (KVDA) is one of the emerging...

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MPs vow to block Mubea appointment as ambassador

MPs vow to block Mubea appointment as ambassador

A section of MPs have launched an intensified lobbying to block the approval of the controversial EACC deputy CEO Michael Mubea as the new Kenya’s ambassador to Ireland. The legislatures were irked by President Uhuru Kenyatta’s move to announce the appointment of Mubea despite being widely viewed as the chief...

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Sh. 5 million drugs linked to City assault by Makadara aspirant Momanyi

Sh. 5 million drugs linked to City assault by Makadara aspirant Momanyi

Police have intensified search for a former Makadara constituency aspirant said to be the ringleader of a group of men behind the ugly assault of a man who leaked secret operations of the gang. Robert Momanyi reportedly went into hiding after the police arrested five of his accomplices over the...

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Intrigues in Uhuru succession game

Intrigues in Uhuru succession game

The unprecedented war of words pitting Cotu secretary general Francis Atwoli against William Ruto has brazenly peaked in some recent days. Ruto allies claim that Atwoli is one of the key financiers of “Stop Ruto Movement” and enjoys the support of powerful faces surrounding the Uhuru Kenyatta including David Murathe,...

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Politics, sex behind Geothermal CEO reappointment

Politics, sex behind Geothermal CEO reappointment

Geothermal Development Company managing director and chief executive Johnson Ole Nchoe is a lucky man. Days after the board of directors recommended that he paves way for a new CEO over below-par performance, Energy cabinet secretary Charles Keter nullified the GDC board’s appraisal and extended Nchoe’s term by one more...

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IEBC on fire as management woes erupt again

IEBC on fire as management woes erupt again

The longrunning feuds between commissioners at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission and the electoral agency’s secretariat have taken a new twist amid a leaked report on a planned Sh30 million benchmarking trip to the US, Australia, South Africa and Nigeria. It is said that those being targeted are remnants...

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Nairobi police boss order on eviction brews rebellion

Nairobi police boss order on eviction brews rebellion

Police in Nairobi are protesting a new directive from the regional coordinator office ordering them to brief him on all major demolition and eviction court orders before they are executed. The move has elicited furious reactions from police officers charged with executing court orders and other players who are now...

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Rai family to lease prime Mumias sugar nucleus estate

Rai family to lease prime Mumias sugar nucleus estate

The controversial Rai family that runs West Kenya Sugar Company in Kakamega county is planning to lease Mumias Sugar Company nucleus estate by proxy. According to sources well versed with the plan, once they land the control of the nucleus sugar estate, with sugar zoning not in place, they will...

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